Ways to Spend Your Summer in Tampa, FL

May 1st, 2019 by

Tampa, Florida, USA downtown city skyline over the Hillsborough River.

The heat is on in Tampa, FL and if you’re looking for things to do while you’re in town from Brandon, we have answers. Reeves Volkswagen in Tampa has put together a list of ideas for spending summer in Tampa, so you can get the most out of your precious free time. Check them out and, if you think there’s an event we missed, let us know!

Rock the Park at Curtis Hixson – June 6

Start your summer off right with a free concert that features music from up-and-coming artists of all genres from the Wesley Chapel area and beyond. This concert is a recurring event, so watch for opportunities to catch new artists throughout the summer.

Location: Curtis Hixson Waterfront Park, 600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL

Tampa Red, White, and Blue Festival – July 4

Show your colors at this fun, family-friendly Independence Day event! Tickets are free for a limited time and give you access to food vendors, live music, magic shows, prize giveaways, and dogs in costume! What’s not to love?

Location: TBA

Natsu Matsuri Japanese Summer Festival – June 22

A celebration of traditional Japanese culture, the Natsu Matsuri summer festival features traditional crafts, food, books, toys, anime, and cosplay. Tickets are free to all and game tickets (for a small fee) fund future events.

Location: Christ the King Catholic Church, 821 S Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL

Summer Breeze Comedy Tour – June 29

The perfect way to cap a date night with your sweetie, the Summer Breeze tour brings together some of the best rising stars in comedy and takes them on a whirlwind tour that includes Tampa! Get your giggles on and spread the word about your favorite! You’ll be able to say you saw them back when…

Location: Tampa, FL

Tampa Bay Comic Con – August 2-4

If you’re a fan of graphic novels, larger-than-life characters, and collectibles, you’ll love this epic cosplay event. For three days you have the chance to meet your favorite comic book characters and share your enthusiasm with like-minded Clearwater area readers who love the genre as much as you.

Location: Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St., Tampa, FL

Get More Local Recommendations from Reeves Volkswagen

Whether you’re looking for the best brunch spots, best seafood restaurants, or events in summer in Tampa, Reeves Volkswagen has you covered. We can also show you to some of the most popular new and classic car shows in TampaContact us with any questions.

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